noun (plural ranis)historical
A Hindu queen.
More example sentences
- The rajas, ranis, peshwas and nawabs had their own cohorts, extended to include the mutinous sepoys.
- The brothers are now working on a view of the cultural scene in a palace - the raja playing the sitar, the rani dancing.
- When her fort was under siege by the British, the rani escaped from the besieged fort in disguise, reminiscent of Shivaji's escape from Aurangzeb's imprisonment.
Definition of rani in:
- The US English dictionary